Solent Area Group of the G Scale Society
If you know of a member who has not received an expected Solent Newsletter
please ask them to contact us after they have checked thay have 'Solent' selected as one of their groups

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please log in to the G-Scale Membership Database Mojo
- and update YOUR PAGE as soon as possible - WE CANNOT DO THIS

NEW EVENTS TO ADD TO THE LIST ARE ALWAYS WANTED - Weekdays or Weekends - Book Early

Recent Events
A Sunday Running Session with Hampshire Cream Teas - courtesy of Alan and Beryl (July 8th)
Digital, Battery, LiveSteam, and Analogue


Peter and Genevieve had an open day on Saturday 28th July 2018 (Eastleigh Area) with Analogue Running

Dave and Trish had their open day on Sunday 12th August 2018 toward Oxford.

A Midweek event was hosted by Richard and Dante (Gosport Area)

Hollycombe - Steam in the Country: Model Weekend September was held on 1st/2nd
with a Marquee full of G Scale Layouts,(3 from Solent Area Group and 1 Display from Sussex)
and plenty of other attractions too (37 Traction engines of various sizes) The next Public Event is the HENFIELD SHOW organised by West Sussex Area Group in November - We will be there with one of the Bruksbanen Shunting Puzzles


A September Visit to Cathedral Mountain Raillway is fully subscribed

Other Events of Interest
Surrey Group are hosting a session at The Mizens near Woking (Barrs Lane, Woking GU21 2JW) 11.00-16.00 September 22nd
Contact the Surrey Group if you intend going on that date.
DETAILS OF THE MIZENS and its PUBLIC OPEN DAYS on SUNDAYS visit their website: https://www.wokingminiaturerailwaysociety.com/



- IMAGES FROM WICKHAM - December News Download (7MB) or Part 1 or Part 2
Other Downloads available:
Click HERE for The Importance of a Multimeter + making your own voltmeter!

Click HERE for the latest edition of 'Prelude to LED Coach Lighting: Measuring Voltages and a bit of History

Click HERE for the Article on Bringing Light to the Little People
and
Click HERE for Considerations when Converting an Analogue Layout to Digital
These Articles and Illustrations are copyright Phil Spiegelhalter and may not be used commercially without prior written consent © 2008-2017
Welcome
to our
Solent Area
G-Scale Pages


Articles:
Introduction to January 2016's
Organisational Changes


Our Start
..back in 2002


Bruksbanen Point Control Changes

Keith's Analogue
Tram System
A Portable Tram
Exhibition Layout

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(Copyright Phil and Lin Spiegelhalter, and other contributors) Updated 17th September 2018